Fisheries Biologist (Maternity cover)

Galloway Fisheries Trust

Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway
£18,000 - £25,000 pro rata

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract 01671403011 Jamie Ribbens

Sectors: ecology, conservation & wildlife, water & hydrology

Closing date: Monday, 25 September 2017

Maternity Cover is required from October 2017 until May 2018 (8 months) for a Fisheries Biologist Post.

Galloway Fisheries Trust is a conservation charity working on the fish populations, their habitats and water quality across the freshwaters of Galloway. The successful applicant will work alongside other biologists to deliver a range of research, monitoring and practical works. The candidate must be fit, motivated, hardworking and willing to work outdoors including during poor weather conditions. There may be a requirement to undertake some lone working from time to time. A full valid driving licence is essential. The position will be based in Newton Stewart.

This full time, fixed term post would suit someone with a Fisheries background with an interest in freshwater ecology and conservation. Previous relevant work experience is desirable.

Salary will be £18,000 - £25,000 pro rata (depending on experience). Closing date for applications is 9am 25th September 2017.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter addressed to Jamie Ribbens at or Fisheries House, Station Industrial Estate, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, DG8 6ND

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